SNL airs for the first time on this episode of This Day In History!
On this episode of This Day In History, Tony and Armand tell us about the first episode of NBC’s Saturday Night. The first episode of SNL, as it’s now called, would premiere on this day in 1975. That first episode was hosted by comedian George Carlin and the original cast included Laraine Newman, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Gilda Radner, Dan Aykroyd, Garrett Morris, and Chevy Chase.
Also on this day in 1884, Eleanor Roosevelt was born, Fred Trump was born in 1905, and the guys say goodbye to comedian Chico Marx who died on this day in 1961.
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